Ascent of Mount Pilchuck on 2011-07-16

Climber: Dave Cronkright

Date:Saturday, July 16, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Pilchuck
    Elevation:5340 ft / 1627 m

Ascent Trip Report

Glacial skills training hike for a Mount Rainier the following weekend. There was an incredible amount of snow on the mountain this year. Rain turning to falling snow high up, but the snow on the ground made Pilchuck much more fun than usual.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Guide
    Weather:Raining, Cold, Overcast

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